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cysteine biosynthetic process

Known as: cysteine formation, cysteine anabolism, cysteine synthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of cysteine, 2-amino-3-mercaptopropanoic acid. [GOC:go_curators]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Copper and iron are essential elements for cellular growth. Although bacteria have to overcome limitations of these metals by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Glutathione is a key player in cellular redox homeostasis and, therefore, in the response to H(2)O(2), but the factors regulating… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
In plants, the enzymes for cysteine synthesis serine acetyltransferase (SAT) and O-acetylserine-(thiol)-lyase (OASTL) are present… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Several methanogenic archaea lack cysteinyl–transfer RNA (tRNA) synthetase (CysRS), the essential enzyme that provides Cys… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
  • D. Ren, R. Zuo, +4 authors T. Wood
  • Applied and Environmental Microbiology
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 18057227
ABSTRACT After 13,000 samples of compounds purified from plants were screened, a new biofilm inhibitor, ursolic acid, has been… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In plants, cysteine biosynthesis plays a central role in fixing inorganic sulfur from the environment and provides the only… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Since cysteine is the first committed molecule in plant metabolism containing both sulphur and nitrogen, the regulation of its… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The last steps of cysteine synthesis in plants involve two consecutive enzymes. The first enzyme, serine acetyltransferase… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The molecular mechanisms for regulation of the genes involved in the biosynthesis of methionine and cysteine are poorly… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Using the selective membrane-solubilizing properties of digitonin and a rapid centrifugation method to separate cytoplasmic and… Expand
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